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Take a 10-minute recess every week and join Bert Monroy for a fun, self-contained project in Photoshop or Illustrator.
Learn the art of comic book lettering—designing word balloons, dialogue, sound effects, and more—with Adobe Illustrator.
Learn how to draw comic book characters—villains and superheroes alike—in these simple drawing tutorials from Ben Bishop.
Create editable, nondestructive effects such as shadows, glows, bevel and emboss, and much more with layer effects in Photoshop.
Meet Concepts, the iPad app for sketching and design. Learn how to use its Freehand and Precision drawing modes and intuitive illustration toolset.
Learn how to create illustrations with Adobe Draw, the iOS and Android app for drawing, inking, and painting on the go.
This 5-day drawing challenge is about finding drawing inspiration with unconventional tools and techniques.
An interview with designer Eddie Opara, founder of the Map Office, partner at Pentagram, and creator of innovative motion graphics, brand identities, art installations, and more.
Get up to speed with the latest features in Illustrator CC 2015. Check back for new videos every time Adobe releases an update.
Join professional illustrative designer Von Glitschka as he shares his experience on how to research, sketch, build, and present vector graphics.
Create great illustrations for print and the web with Inkscape, the open-source vector graphics software.
Take this 5-day challenge to exercise your imagination and find new tools and inspiration to diversify your art. Share your work with the hashtag #5DayDraw.
An interview with Carol Wyatt, background painter, color stylist, and color supervisor for animated shows such as Rick and Morty and HBO's Animals.
Marshall Arisman, illustrator, painter, and educator, talks to Kristin Ellison in this interview from the AIGA Design Conference.
An exclusive interview with Debbie Millman, author, brand strategist, and educator. Learn about Debbie's approach to branding; her award-winning podcast, Design Matters; and the inspiration behind her books.
A 5-day drawing challenge designed for artists and nonartists who want to improve their communication skills and flex their creative muscles.
Tackle your monsters—one limb at a time. This monster drawing workshop teaches those who are new to drawing how to drop their inhibitions and let creativity take over.
Learn about the new and updated Adobe mobile apps, including Illustrator Draw, Photoshop Mix and Fix, Capture CC, and Comp CC.
Concept artist and teacher Anthony Jones tells us what he's been working on, where he's finding inspiration, and how he sees the big trends in 3D and virtual reality developing over the next few years.
Create a complete comic page along with artist Doug Hills, while you learn the essential features of Manga Studio.
Practice creating and applying custom brushes in Illustrator while designing a full-size, Sherlock Holmes–inspired poster.
Jason Seiler, artist and illustrator for Rolling Stone, Billboard, Time, the New Yorker, and more, talks about his influences and career path in this short documentary.
Learn how to draw with the Pen tool more effectively in Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.
Optimize your Wacom tablet for use with Illustrator and get finer control when creating designs and illustrations.
Learn how to create detailed isometric views of buildings, vehicles, and even people, with Adobe Illustrator.
Comic book illustrator and video game artist Daniel Lieske shares the tricks of the trade in this Photoshop training course, designed specifically for artists who want to transition their skills to a digital canvas.
Start drawing, designing, and illustrating with Illustrator. Learn all the essentials of the program, from installation to exporting final artwork.
Learn how to quickly capture the atmosphere and mood of a landscape like an artist, and take the next step from sketching at home to sketching outside.
Give the gift of illustration: learn to use Illustrator to draw a wedding monogram that can be used on wedding websites, invitations, foil and embossing dies, stamps, and more.
Neon, VHS, and palm trees inspire designer James White's supercharged poster, created for lynda.com's Photoshop 25th anniversary series.
Movie poster designer Tomasz Opasinski creates a poster-size 3D card for Photoshop's 25th birthday.
Learn to think about composition in terms of the visual interest and implied story by watching artist Mary Jane Begin create a brand-new comp from scratch.
Master illustrator Bert Monroy walks though the process of creating realistic commercial illustrations with Photoshop.
Take this 5-day challenge to exercise your imagination and draw a few alternate takes on reality. Share your work with the hashtag #5daydraw.
Learn to use this incredibly popular and powerful set of plugins for Adobe Illustrator.
Learn how to create an eye-catching logo and adapt it to fit a variety of device-independent applications, from business cards to banner ads, using Illustrator and Photoshop.
Improve your drawing skills! Take a 5-day drawing challenge and experiment with different ways to draw.
Watch a professional artist at work, Von Glitschka, as he creates a type-based portrait, or "type face," of director Alfred Hitchcock.
Learn how to hand-letter type and turn your letterform drawings into pristine vector graphics and custom typography.
Mary Jane Begin clarifies the best practices for developing any artistic or illustrated composition, covering compositional balance, movement, direction, unity, and format choices.
Exercise your drawing skills and become better at seeing and capturing the world around you with Von Glitschka's 5-day drawing challenge focused on drawing and personifying nature.
Von Glitschka develops an illustration based on iconic Native American imagery, drawing a rough sketch and transforming it into crisp vector artwork with Adobe Illustrator.
Learn what role materials, layers, and channels play in a digital art workflow, and how they can elevate your art and designs.
Add a sense of depth and space with Illustrator's powerful perspective tools. Learn how to draw in perspective, and add, position, and scale objects so that they blend within your scene.
Learn how to collect and enhance real-world textures and integrate them into your digital designs.
Learn how to use Photoshop to create a custom icon set that displays beautifully on Mac, Windows, iOS, and Android platforms.
Learn how to create tribal-style vector illustrations with Adobe Illustrator.
Learn to use Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop to create realistic and beautiful aircraft profiles.
Discover how designers and engineers can share files between Illustrator and CAD programs like AutoCAD and SketchUp.
Learn how to create new visual narratives with the power of photo compositing.
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